Halloween Safety Tips

For Children

  • Go trick or treating with a grownup.
  • Visit only people you know.
  • Make sure your costume let’s you see and hear. You need to see and hear cars.
  • Make sure your costume fits so that you won’t trip.
  • Wear bright colors or reflective material so drivers can see you.
  • Carry a flashlight.
  • Look both ways before crossing streets.
  • Don’t eat treats until your parents have checked them.

For Adults

  • Drive slowly, watch for children.
  • Check your children’s costumes for visibility.
  • Make sure your child’s costume is flame retardant.
  • Be careful with candles.
  • Check your children’s treats. When in doubt throw it out.